Urinary Incontinence Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Nov 28, 2016
  • Author: Sandip P Vasavada, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

The differential diagnoses of urinary incontinence are broad, with multiple causes. Sometimes, more than one contributing factor exists, further complicating diagnosis and therapy. Distinguishing these different etiologies is imperative because each condition warrants a different, but often overlapping, therapeutic approach.

Differential Diagnoses